AVP/VP, Tech Procurement

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • GIC Private Limited
  • 20 Mar 18 2018-03-20


Technology Group (TG)

The Technology Group (TG) is a key enabler to keep our business moving forward and is constantly exploring state-of-the-art information technologies to enhance GIC’s ability to be the leading global long-term investment firm. We aim to provide users with empowering and transformational capabilities, and to create an inclusive, innovative and integrated work environment.



•Liaising closely with internal stakeholders on their procurement needs and budget
•Providing support on the preparation of category specifications, analysis of tenders, proposals and quotations, to the submission of approval papers and letter of award/contracts
•Managing the e-Procurement system and procurement operations e.g. procure to pay process
•Streamlining the existing electronic procurement system work-flows and platforms
•Managing vendors’ and suppliers’ contracts to ensure due performance and continuity of essential services
•Ensuring governance and control requirements, and adherence practices and frameworks to the corporate policies
•Responsible for supplier communication to resolve procurement related issues
•Participate in work process improvement initiatives and projects
•Participate in reviewing and formulating policies pertaining to the procurement function and outsourcing services


•Good degree with at least 6-12 years relevant work experience relating to the job description
•Resourceful and has broad knowledge of the IT suppliers and vendors management
•Good business understanding of a technology organisation and demonstrate interests to explore new ways to operate the business
•Possesses strong interpersonal skills and be able to interact with internal stakeholders at varying levels in the organization
•Strong team-player and yet exhibit independence in driving and delivering business outcomes
•Customer-oriented and willing to go the extra mile to attend to urgent requests in a fast paced environment
•Strong written and communication skills, including negotiation skills
•Structured in thought process, with excellent planning and organizational ability
•Experience with implementing and managing e-purchasing systems or supply chain management system